Applying to Residency

Ready to take the next step in your family medicine journey? The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP)more commonly known as "The Match"provides a uniform system by which residency candidates like you simultaneously "match" to first- and second-year postgraduate training positions accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

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Helpful Resources

  • Explore Michigan Family Medicine Residency
    There are over 30 Family Medicine residency programs right here in Michigan. What's important to you as you enter residency? Explore Michigan Family Medicine Residency by the exciting innovations offered statewide.
  • Frequently Asked Questions About The Match
    Get your questions answered about The Match process and policies from the NRMP.
  • Strolling Through the Match
    This publication was developed by the AAFP to help you make appropriate decisions about your professional career and to learn more about the process of getting post-graduate training. Order a free hard copy or download a PDF version.
  • Interview Tips from the AAFP
    From the preparation to the interview itself to the follow-up, the AAFP provides helpful information to ensure your interview is a success.
    The MATCH℠ Program Rating and Interview Scheduling Manager, or PRISM℠, is a free downloadable tool from the NRMP that enables Main Residency Match® applicants to track programs during the interview process and create program ratings that can be used to generate a rank order list in the NRMP’s web-based Registration, Ranking, and Results® system. Android Apple
  • AAFP Residency App
    Research residencies, customize a scorecard to rank programs on what matters most to you, track application process, and more.